Leica Q Typ 116 Sensor Review and Test Results

Leica Q (Typ 116) full-frame compact camera with a fixed, stabilized 28mm F1.7 Summilux lens achieved a score of 85 from DxOMark.

The Leica Q (Typ 116) – $4,250 (Amazon | B&H | Adorama) is the first model in a new line of digital compact cameras and features auto-focus speed of 0.15 second, ISO range of 100-50,000, 10fps continuous shooting, 1080p/60fps video, built-in wi-fi and NFC connectivity, 3.6 megapixed electronic LCOS viewfinder, and a touchscreen 3″ TFT LCD monitor with 1,040,000 pixels.

From the Sony RX1R II review page they say : “The 24-Mpix CMOS sensor in the Leica Q is outshone by the dynamics of the Sony pair, which incidentally share a related sensor with the RX1R II, however, the Leica sensor’s performance remains impressive.


Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs. Sony A7R II vs. Leica Q Typ 116